startups

Philly app Cypherr aims to help indie artists make a living business

Oct. 29, 2014 12:58 pm

Philly app Cypherr aims to help indie artists make a living

Cypherr is LinkedIn meets SoundCloud, says its founder. Its beta is set to launch early next year.
Wayne-based business valuation firm BizEquity raises $5.1M business

Oct. 23, 2014 12:36 pm

Wayne-based business valuation firm BizEquity raises $5.1M

The company, which has ties to legendary Safeguard Scientifics founder Pete Musser, helps small businesses figure out what they're worth.
Why these app founders took a break from Penn to focus on ‘Down to Chill’ business

Oct. 22, 2014 1:20 pm

Why these app founders took a break from Penn to focus on ‘Down to Chill’

The app aims to make hanging out with friends easier. Its founders say the decision to take a year off from school was an easy one.
10 startup pitches from Tech Cocktail’s Philly ‘Showcase’ business

Oct. 14, 2014 7:28 am

10 startup pitches from Tech Cocktail’s Philly ‘Showcase’

Two of the ten had recently returned from Tech Cocktail's Celebrate Conference in Las Vegas.
Villanova software biz roundCorner teams up with Salesforce business

Oct. 9, 2014 7:31 am

Villanova software biz roundCorner teams up with Salesforce

The company's software for nonprofits is now branded as a Salesforce product. "It gives us a huge amount of wind in our sails," said president Dan Lammot.
Facing ‘disappointing’ revenues, Funtober founder shares what’s next business

Oct. 7, 2014 10:11 am

Facing ‘disappointing’ revenues, Funtober founder shares what’s next

An attorney by day, Robert Melton says he's keeping Funtober fall-focused and won't expand to other seasons.
TREATMiNT offers monthly gift box for cancer patients business

Oct. 6, 2014 1:33 pm

TREATMiNT offers monthly gift box for cancer patients

Kimberly Fink started the company after her own battle with cancer.
Why this Safeguard Scientifics portfolio company opened a Philly office business

Oct. 6, 2014 11:47 am

Why this Safeguard Scientifics portfolio company opened a Philly office

Syapse thinks Philadelphia is a smart play for a number of reasons.
How to crowdfund business

Sep. 30, 2014 1:19 pm

How to crowdfund

Successful Philadelphia crowdfunders share how they approached their campaigns critically — willing to depart from convention when necessary.